Demographics

People

Total Population36,221
Male Share of the Population49.8%
Female Share of the Population50.2%
Senior Citizens10.6%
Employed Population 16+19,336
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married59.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher36.1%
Median Earnings25+$53,397
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$37,663
Median Earnings With High School Degree$43,969

Wealth

Median Family Income$106,519
% Above Poverty Level96.3%
% Below Poverty Level3.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.8%
% Using Public Transportation2.5%

Housing

People Living Alone16.7%
Median Gross Rent$1,298
Median House Value$237,100

Ancestry

German36%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18.2%
Norwegian12.3%
Irish11.9%
Swedish7.6%
Polish6.1%
English5.5%
Italian4.1%
French Except Basque3.2%
Czech1.8%
African1.8%
Canadian1.8%
Danishn1.4%
Dutch1.3%
Scottish0.9%
Nigerian0.8%
Finnish0.7%
Swiss0.5%
Arab0.4%
Welsh0.4%
Russian0.4%
Austrian0.4%
Hungarian0.4%
Croatian0.4%
Ethiopian0.3%
Slovak0.3%
Greek0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
Lebanese0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Jamaican0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Egyptian0.1%
Luxemburger0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
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Cottage Grove Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyWashington County
Standard Zip Codes55016
Phone Area Codes651
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude44.81
Approximate Longitude-92.92

Cottage Grove Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationHASTINGS DAM 2
Distance5.7 miles
Jan Temp2 to 21 F
Apr Temp36 to 55 F
Jul Temp62 to 82 F
Oct Temp39 to 58 F
Annual Precip29.9 inches
StationROSEMOUNT AGRI EXP STN
Distance10.9 miles
Jan Temp0 to 20 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp61 to 81 F
Oct Temp37 to 59 F
Annual Precip34.6 inches
StationMINNEAPOLIS INTL AP
Distance14.7 miles
Jan Temp4 to 22 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp63 to 83 F
Oct Temp39 to 58 F
Annual Precip29.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Hastings22,690$86,141
Inver Grove Heights35,197$93,274
Newport3,506$75,536
South St. Paul20,256$69,059
St. Paul Park5,372$82,833
Woodbury68,686$127,222

Cottage Grove Public Schools

Armstrong Elementary
8855 Inwood Ave S
ZIP: 55016
(651) 768-4100
Primary
Total Enrollment 340
Cottage Grove Elementary
7447 65th St S
ZIP: 55016
(651) 768-5800
Primary
Total Enrollment 538
Cottage Grove Middle School
9775 Indian Blvd S
ZIP: 55016
(651) 768-6800
Middle
Total Enrollment 1168
Crestview Elementary
7830 80th St S
ZIP: 55016
(651) 768-3800
Primary
Total Enrollment 267
Early Childhood Program
8400 E Point Douglas Rd S
ZIP: 55016
(651) 458-6121
Primary
Total Enrollment 423
Grey Cloud Elementary
9525 Indian Blvd S
ZIP: 55016
(651) 768-4200
Primary
Total Enrollment 682
Hillside Elementary
8177 Hillside Tr S
ZIP: 55016
(651) 768-4000
Primary
Total Enrollment 455
Nuevas Fronteras
7830 80th St S
ZIP: 55016
(651) 768-3800
Primary
Total Enrollment 363
Park Senior High
8040 80th St S
ZIP: 55016
(651) 768-3700
High
Total Enrollment 1784
Pine Hill Elementary
9015 Hadley Ave S
ZIP: 55016
(651) 768-3900
Primary
Total Enrollment 383
Place
7362 E Point Douglas Rd S
ZIP: 55016
(651) 458-6201
Other
Total Enrollment 5
So Wash High School Diploma Program
8400 E Point Douglas Rd
ZIP: 55016
(651) 458-6643
High
Total Enrollment 26
South Washington Alternative Hs
8400 E Point Douglas Rd S
ZIP: 55016
(651) 458-7000
High
Total Enrollment 99
Transitions
7155 80th St S
ZIP: 55016
(651) 768-5349
High
Total Enrollment 66
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